Are you are an aspiring phlebotomist, but you don’t have the time to dedicate toward regular classes? The Florida Health Care Academy of Orlando has got the answer, which will put you in the career of your dreams, without disrupting your life. FHCA Orlando is proud to unveil a new Distance Learning Program for our phlebotomy students, designed to educate and empower at the student’s own pace.
If you’ve recently been laid off from a job, and are having issues finding another position within your chosen field, a switch the medical arena might be the one thing that can get your life back on track. FHCA Orlando has a number of courses designed to craft the finest medical professionals in the field today. But, what about you bills? You can’t tell your creditors that you need a break for six weeks to attend classes.
Or perhaps you’re drowning in your current full time career. You’re seeking a change, as the pressures of a job you hate continue to press down around you. You want to take the plunge into a beneficial and vital role, like that of a skilled phlebotomist, but you cannot afford to leave your job with no other source of income. This beneficial new program will be the answer to such problems, enabling you to continue on your current path while working diligently to forge a newer and brighter career.
Distance learning allows you to set your own pace, so that you can take a part time or full time job outside of your chosen path to support yourself, while continuing to work toward your education and eventual medical career.
The Phlebotomy distance learning program gives students the ability to study from home while taking online courses. Testing will still occur at the FHCA Orlando Academy. Distance learning offers the same academic standards of campus based instruction, providing the same objectives, competencies, and content.
Students enrolling in Distance Learning will also be given a tablet to aid in their instruction, allowing them the ability to study and learn from anywhere. You could have the career of your dreams and never leave your pajamas! Study at the library, pour through lectures at your favorite coffee shop, and educate yourself from the comfort of your own home!
Some benefits to the Distance Learning Phlebotomy program include the flexibility of schedule, lower total costs as compared to campus based instruction, a more comfortable learning environment, the ability to learn at your own pace, the opportunity to continue to excel in your current profession, and improvement to your technical skills.
FHCA’s Phlebotomy program is a six-week course, offering both theoretical and practical instruction. The program is designed to improve your knowledge of phlebotomy best practices, in order to grant you the tools necessary to succeed in a fast paced, high energy field. The program prepares students to be able to obtain adequate and correct blood specimens with vein puncture techniques, classify laboratory tubes, prepare blood smears and urinalysis while maintaining the integrity of the specimens in relation to the testing, and labeling specimens accurately and correctly.
The program includes 150 hours of both practical and theoretical hours of instruction. The courses are offered to applicants 17 years of age or older.
Distance learning had come to FHCA Orlando’s Phlebotomy program, and more are on the way. It is our goal to provide the highest quality of instruction to our students, while continuing to make their lives easier. The ability to forge your own path, make your own schedule, and work at your own pace, is something that FHCA is proud to offer.